International Journal of Applied Agricultural Sciences

Volume 2, Issue 5, September 2016

  • Isolation and Identification of Seed Borne Fungi of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) from Selected Markets in Makurdi

    Liamngee Kator, Aondo Terkaa Ogo-Oluwa, Akinyemi Bosede Kemi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 5, September 2016
    Pages: 75-78
    Received: 6 June 2016
    Accepted: 29 June 2016
    Published: 4 August 2016
    Abstract: Isolation and identification of seed borne fungi of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) from selected markets in Makurdi was conducted. A total of four fungi namely Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus flavus, Fusarium oxysporum and Botryodiplodia theobromae were isolated from the bean samples. Percentage germination /viability of the samples ranged from 33... Show More